Democratic and Republican Joint Primary: March 12, 2002

Early Voting: Saturday, Feb. 23, through Friday, March 8

The joint primary election allows the Republican and Democratic parties to nominate candidates to represent their parties in the November election. (Other parties, e.g. Libertarian Party or Green Party, generally nominate candidates in conference or at a convention, and do not appear on the primary ballots.) You can vote in either the Republican or the Democratic primary, but not both. If you do not know your election precinct, call Voter Registration: 854-9473.

For other voting information, including early voting sites: Travis County Clerk's Office (238-VOTE), or the county Web site:

For non-partisan candidate info: The League of Women Voters (451-6710),

For Democratic candidates: Travis Co. Democratic Party (477-7500),

For Republican candidates: Travis Co. Republican Party (302-1776),

Early Voting Locations

All qualified Travis County voters can vote early at any of these sites. With the exception of malls and mobile sites, locations are open Monday-Saturday, 7am-7pm and Sunday, noon-6pm.

Highland Mall and Barton Creek Mall hours: Monday-Saturday, 10am-9pm; Sunday, noon-6pm.

For detailed info about the mobile voting sites, which change daily through March 8, call the Travis County Clerk's office or consult the Web site:


Travis County Courthouse (1000 Guadalupe, first floor)

University of Texas (UGL Lobby, West Mall, UT Campus)

Fiesta Mart (3909 N. I-35, Delwood)

HEB South Congress (2400 S. Congress, temporary building in parking lot)


Highland Mall (6001 Airport, Lower Level by JC Penney)

Texpresso Coffee Shop (2700 W. Anderson Lane)

Albertsons North Lamar (11331 N. Lamar@Braker)

Randalls Parmer Lane (1700 W. Parmer Lane@Metric)


HEB Springdale (7112 Ed Bluestein)

Albertson's Pflugerville (1601 W. Pecan St., Pflugerville)


Albertson's Riverside (1819 S. Pleasant Valley @ Riverside)


HEB East Seventh (2701 E. Seventh, temp. bldg. in parking lot)

City Market Airport (1148 Airport, Eastland Plaza)


Randalls Ben White (2025 W. Ben White @ Manchaca)

Albertsons Stassney (5510 S. I-35 @ Stassney)


Albertsons West Lake (701 Capital of TX Hwy S., Westlake)

Randalls South MoPac (6600 S. MoPac @ Wm. Cannon)


Randalls Research (10900-D Research @Braker)


Randalls Lakeway (2303 S. FM 620, Lakeway)

Barton Creek Mall (2901 Capital of TX Hwy., Lower Level, JC Penney Court in Dillard's Wing)

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